Thomas H. Twine Jr., 59, Altoona, passed away Saturday in Nags Head, N.C.
He was born in Suffolk, Va., son of the late Thomas H. Sr. and Helen (Blanchard) Twine. He married Rebecca J. Blocher on July 28, 1990, at Bethany Lutheran Church.
Surviving are his wife; a sister, Helen Rae Czernik and husband, Larry, of Nags Head, N.C.; and a niece, Alexis Czernik of Nags Head.
Tom was a 1976 graduate of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va. He enjoyed a long radio career, including helping to develop WALY, and he had been employed as the morning weatherman and technical manager at WTAJ-TV.
Tom was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church and was heavily involved with the Altoona Community Theatre on the technical side as well as numerous stage performances. He enjoyed baseball, Facebook and developing websites.
A memorial service for Tom will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013, at Bethany Lutheran Church, 200 Third Ave., Altoona.